Adult ministries

There are many opportunities for adults to volunteer to help St. John grow and thrive. We have groups for men, groups for women, and also some groups that are for all. Feel free to call the office during office hours for more information or contacts for any of the groups. 

sunday school  

9:15 am in the faith Center

Adult Sunday School Class


“JOHN … The Gospel of Light and Life”

… by Adam Hamilton

Leader: Pastor Fenton

Participants should purchase a book from Amazon or another source.






bible & brew

This group for the men of St. John meets on the first Tuesday of every

month from 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm at Huff Brewing Co.


Huff Brewing Co.

9805 Koehn Rd.

Bellville, TX 77418

This is a bible study group that uses the Master Builders Bible but

any bible will do. Copies of the Master Builders Bible are available

for sale if you would like one.

The main goal of this group is to promote fellowship through bible study.


men in mission

The St. John Men in Mission meet the third Monday of the month from September through

May at the Retreat Center. The meetings begin with a social from 6:00 pm to 6:30 pm. 

The meal is at 6:30 pm followed by a devotion, program and business meeting. 

The meetings are usually concluded by 8:00 pm. 


All St. John men are encouraged to come to the monthly meetings. The cost of the meal

is $7.00/person and those planning to attend should call the church office by Thursday before the

meeting so the proper amount of food can be ordered.


A family night is held in October when spouses and widows of deceased members are  invited. 

The major activity of the St. John Men in Mission is preparing food for the Church Picnic and

the Oktoberfest. The group also sponsors scholarships for worthy St. John youth.


Current Officers:

President: Herbert Schumann

Vice President: 

Secretary: 

Treasurer:  Spencer Cubage



women of the elca

The Women of the ELCA is an organization of all the women of the church. 

All women are  encouraged to participate in the activities. There are three

General Meetings per year on the second Tuesday of the months of

January, June, and September at 5:30 pm. 


There are also three 'Circles' or groups that meet for a monthly Bible Study, 

social, and occasional project.

Mary/Martha Circle: Meet on the third Tuesday of each month

at 2:30 pm, in the Fellowship Hall. 

Rachel Circle: Meet on the second Wednesday of each month

at 11:30 am, in the Fellowship Hall. 

Ruth Circle: Meet on the third Tuesday of each month

at 9:30 am, in the Fellowship Hall. 


The women also have several different committees that you may

join as you wish. These committees help with different events

throughout the year such as: Lutheran World Relief kits, 

Games Day, Thankoffering weekend, our Scholarship Bake Sale,

and several different meals during the year as well as many others. 

For more information on this group, please see the attached document HERE.